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Researcher: Press, AJ (Dr Tony Press)

Fields of Research

International Law (excl. International Trade Law)
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Public Policy
Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Chemical Oceanography
Fisheries Management
International Relations
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Biological Oceanography
Conservation and Biodiversity
Economic Development and Growth
Environment and Resource Economics
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)

Research Objectives

Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
International Organisations
Fisheries - Wild Caught
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Physical and Chemical Conditions of Water in Marine Environments
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Wild Caught Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)
Defence and Security Policy
Rehabilitation of Degraded Environments
Citizenship and National Identity
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Oceanography
International Political Economy (excl. International Trade)
Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Coastal and Marine Management Policy
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Sustainability Indicators

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

ACE CRC Report Card: Southern Ocean Acidification
Adapting to Regional Enforcement: Fishing Down the Governance Index; PLoS One
Antarctic Treaty System Ready for a Challenge; Science
Australia's Antarctica: Proceedings of the Symposium to mark 75 years of the Australian Antarctic Territory
Chapter 9.3. Assessing status and change in Southern Ocean ecosystems; Biogeographic Atlas of the Southern Ocean
Chilly warning from scientists on impact of Antarctica changes
Cleaning up after human activity in Antarctica: legal obligations and remediation realities; Restoration Ecology
Developing priority variables (“ecosystem Essential Ocean Variables” — eEOVs) for observing dynamics and change in Southern Ocean ecosystems; Journal of Marine Systems
Diplomacy; Australia and the Antarctic Treaty System: 50 Years of Influence
Direct effects of climate change on the Antarctic krill fishery; Fisheries Management and Ecology
Foreword: polar oceans governance - an Antarctic perspective; Polar Oceans Governance in an Era of Environmental Change
Introduction in Australia's Antarctica: Proceedings of the Symposium to mark 75 years of the Australian Antarctic Territory, held in Hobart on 24 August 2011; Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies Research Report # 2
Japan’s whaling fleet sets sail again, and there’s not much that can stop it
Position analysis: Antarctic sea ice and climate change 2014
Position Analysis: Ocean Fertilisation
Position analysis: ocean fertilisation
Reducing Illegal Fishing in the Southern Ocean: A Global Effort; Solutions
Science in the Court! The Role of Science in 'Whaling in the Antarctic'; Whaling in the Antarctic: Significance and Implications of the ICJ Judgment
The 'evil twin' of climate change: Ocean acidification
The Antarctic Treaty System: future mining faces many mathematical challenges; The Yearbook of Polar Law
The High Seas and IUU Fishing; Routledge Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management

Research Projects

A Free Ocean CO2 Enriched experiment (FOCE) to estimate the effects of ocean acidification on benthic habitats; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre (ACE CRC); Department of Industry and Science (DoIS)
Free Ocean Carbon Enrichment infrastructure for the Southern Ocean: measuring impacts of ocean acidification on biological communities; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Geopolitical Change and the Antarctic Treaty System; Australian Research Council (ARC)
The Economic Impact of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Sector on the Tasmanian Economy; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision